(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

A person's mass is 28 kg. They climb the 4.8m ladder of a slide and reach a velocity of 3.2 m/s at the bottom of the slide. How much work was done by friction on the person?

2. Relevant equations

KE=1/2mv^2

PE=mgh

W=Fd

i think these are all the equations that apply

3. The attempt at a solution

i think you could find the potential energy=28(9.8)(4.8), which equals the kinetic energy,

then i dont know what to do but i know what i did is wrong

thank you for any help

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# Homework Help: How much work was done by friction on the person?

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